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Relative deprivation : specification, development, and integration

The relative deprivation construct has been widely used in the social sciences to explain phenomena from experiencing psychosomatic stress to participating in urban riots. This book assembles chapters by the world's leading experts on the topic
Print Book, English, 2002
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2002
ix, 379 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
9780521801324, 9780521180696, 052180132X, 0521180694
Fifty years of relative deprivation research / Iain Walker and Heather J. Smith
Fraternal deprivation, collective threat, and racial resentment : perspectives on white racism / Marylee C. Taylor
Understanding the nature of fraternalistic deprivation : does group-based deprivation involve fair outcomes or fair treatment? / Tom R. Tyler and E. Allan Lind
Relative deprivation and intergroup attitudes : South Africa before and after the transition / John Duckitt and Thobi Mphuthing
Is it just me? The different consequences of personal and group relative deprivation / Heather J. Smith and Daniel J. Ortiz
Personal and group relative deprivation : connecting the 'I' to the 'we' / Francine Tougas and Ann M. Beaton
"Poisoning the consciences of the fortunate" : the experience of relative advantage and support for social equality / Colin Wayne Leach, Nastia Snider, and Aarti Iyer
The embeddedness of social comparison / C. David Gartrell
Japanese and American reactions to gender discrimination / Matthew Crosby, Kazuho Ozawa, and Faye Crosby
Collective action in response to disadvantage : intergroup perceptions, social identification, and social change / Stephen C. Wright and Linda R. Tropp
Social identity and relative deprivation / Naomi Ellemers
Relative deprivation and counterfactual thinking / James M. Olson and Neal J. Roese
Relative deprivation and attribution : from grievance to action / Iain Walker, Ngai Kin Wong, and Kerry Kretzchmar
Spontaneous temporal and social comparisons in children's conflict narratives / Anne Wilson, Etsuko Hoshino-Browne, and Michael Ross
Prejudice as intergroup emotion : integrating relative deprivation and social comparison explanations of prejudice / Eliot R. Smith and Colin Ho
Summing up : relative deprivation as a key social psychological concept / Thomas F. Pettigrew